Apolinar “A.C.” Ramirez, age 83 of Maypearl, passed away Tuesday afternoon at his home. He married Maria Paula Guerra on December 10, 1952. He was known to his family as “Papi” and he was also the Grandpa of

Maypearl. A.C. was very handy and loved to fix cars, lawn mowers and anything mechanical. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather who will be dearly missed.

Survivors include his loving wife of 65 years, Maria Ramirez; children, San Juana Otero and husband Nemesio, Maria Lopez and husband Antonio, Apolinar Ramirez, Jr. and wife Dora, Elvira Otero and husband Luis, Juan Ballejo and wife Jacinto, Mary Lou Delbosque and husband Fernando, Ricardo Ramirez and wife Nancy, Rosalinda Stockstill and husband David and Jose Ramirez and wife Mary; 34 grandchildren, 56 great grandchildren and 4 great-great grandchildren; one sister, Sanjuana Amaya. Apolinar was preceded in death by his parents, Albino and Paula Ramirez; two sons, Daniel and David Ramirez and one sister, Carolina Martinez.

Visitation for family and friends will be 4 PM to 8 PM Thursday, August 24, 2017, and 4 PM to 8 PM Friday, August 25, 2017, with a 7 PM Rosary in the chapel of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home.

Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 AM Saturday, August 26, 2017, at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Maypearl Cemetery.

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Arrangements are under the direction of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home, 511 W. Main St. Waxahachie, 75165